What Do You Stand For?

Upcycled Statement Art I wise person once said: “The aim is not to live forever, but to create something that will”. Chuck Palahnuik There are a few other key phrases that haunt me at times: “Can we leave this world a better place than when we entered? “ ” If you don’t stand for something,…

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“Epic” Paintings

See the image above? Before you get too excited, yes I did paint it, but no, it’s not really this big. I’ve photoshoped it as an example of what I call an epic artwork. Over the last year, I’ve been dipping my toes into all sorts of painting styles, trying to work out what is…

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What does your art mean?

What does your art mean? What is the deep seated, raw emotion that you are trying to express? What’s the story behind it? A controversial statement here: It doesn’t have to mean anything.I don’t believe that everything in the world needs to make sense. It just IS. We spend so much of our lives searching…

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The Surprising Thing About Abstract Art

A while ago at craft fair, a friend made a comment about my art: “I like your abstract art, but I don’t really know what to do with it.  The flowers however – I get that. I could hang them on the wall” I thought about this for a while.  You see I LOVE abstract…

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5 Ways to Make Art More Affordable

You’ve found something that you love and want to give it a place in your home,  but you’re torn because the budget’s tight.  What are your options? Here are some workarounds that might help you achieve what you want.  1. Consider Afterpay.  Its available on every item and allows you to spread the payments over…

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